Roasted Veggie Brown Rice Bowls

Dig into these hearty and healthy roasted vegetable brown rice bowls! The vegetables are roasted with extra virgin olive oil and chipotle peppers for added spice and flavor. Throw in some black beans and top it with a tangy lime sour cream sauce. The sauce is optional, and the bowls are delicious without it too.Continue reading “Roasted Veggie Brown Rice Bowls”

Thanksgiving Trader Joe’s Haul

  So I know it’s Thanksgiving tomorrow, and food bloggers everywhere have a million and one perfect recipes to share, but I don’t. Not this year. Maybe next Thanksgiving I can be a magical food blogger and have a ton of yummy fall dishes one after the other. For now, I will just be realContinue reading “Thanksgiving Trader Joe’s Haul”

Marcela Valladolid Foods

Marcela Valladolid is not only my favorite Food Network chef, but now she is also bringing her own line of Mexican food to grocery stores near you! Chef Marcela is the host of Mexican Made Easy and one of the hosts on The Kitchen both on the Food Network channel. We all know that’s my faveContinue reading “Marcela Valladolid Foods”

Soft Tuxedo Chip Cookies

You know you want one. These soft, puffy chocolate chip and white chocolate chip cookies are made with a secret ingredient: coconut oil. These black and white tuxedo cookies will satisfy your sweet tooth and keep you wanting more. Did you have a bad day? Make these cookies. Did you have a fantastic day? MakeContinue reading “Soft Tuxedo Chip Cookies”

Fall Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

This is the perfect fall salad! The homemade balsamic vinaigrette coats the baby lettuce, sweet dried cranberries, salty feta and pumpkin seeds like a dream! It is the perfect salad to serve with your Thanksgiving dinner… or to eat for breakfast like I did, yes, for breakfast. It’s that good.

Mexican Potato Tacos (Tacos de Papa)

 This is one of my favorite meals of all time. Of all time! Tacos dorados de papa AKA fried potato tacos. These are crispy tacos filled with creamy potatoes and topped with lots of yummy veggies, cheese and salsa.  My mom would make these tacos all the time while I was growing up (she still does)Continue reading “Mexican Potato Tacos (Tacos de Papa)”